Posts Tagged ‘Green Fuels’

First Hydrogen Highway to be Built in London

Wednesday, August 26, 2009 1:42 No Comments

London Mayor Boris Johnson has announced plans to create UK’s first “Hydrogen Highway”, by building a network of hydrogen filling stations throughout the capital. As part of the scheme, a pilot fleet of around 150 hydrogen cars, five buses and 20 black taxis will be assembled in the run-up to the 2012 London Olympics.

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Aston Martin Volare Concept Powered by Hydrogen Fuel Cells

Tuesday, August 25, 2009 6:18 No Comments

The Aston Martin Volare concept was a vehicle developed by James Trim during his final year at Coventry University studying Automotive Design.

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Hydrogen for Fuel can be Extracted from Water Without Any Wastage

Sunday, July 19, 2009 0:59 No Comments

A team of Italian researchers have developed a new technique that could be used to make clean fuel from water using nothing other than lasers. ”There is no other chemical agent involved in the process – not solvents, catalysts or radial initiators,” said the researchers Roberto Bini. “This is extremely important because it means that [...]

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Algae to be Used for Cheap Ethanol Production

Monday, June 29, 2009 11:40 3 Comments

The companies Algenol Biofuels and Dow Chemical have partnered to build algae farms that can turn carbon dioxide into ethanol as a vehicle fuel or an ingredient in plastics. The team has announced that they will build a demonstration plant that would effectively convert CO2 into fuel.

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